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September, 2013

  • 23 September

    Donald E. “Cowboy” Richards

    Donald E. “Cowboy” Richards, age 69, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, September 21, 2013 in Ft. Smith. He was born July 1, 1944 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Erskin Richards and the late Zona Taylor Richards. He was a truck driver by trade and was of the Baptist faith. He was a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend and ...

  • 18 September

    Lillian Juanita Holman Rainwater

    Lillian Juanita Holman Rainwater, age 84, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2013 in Mena. She was born September 29, 1928 near Opal, Arkansas, the daughter of the late Tom Holman and Leora Bates Holman. She graduated from Board Camp High School and Henderson State University. She taught 1st grade at Hatfield and Acorn Elementary for 25 years. She married Elmer ...

  • 18 September

    Miles L. Aynes

    Miles L. Aynes, age 79, of Mena, Arkansas, entered into rest Monday, September 16, 2013 at home surrounded by his loving family. Miles was born January 25, 1934, at Beauchamp, Arkansas to Millard Aynes and Hester Ponder Aynes. His family moved to Mena when he was 6 years old where he spent the remainder of his life. After graduating high school he ...

  • 16 September

    Lorene Stockton Watson

    Lorene Stockton Watson, age 92, of Mena passed away Sunday, September 15, 2013 in Mena. She was born September 25, 1920 in Cove, Arkansas to the late Roy Stockton and the late May Rose Stockton. She was united in marriage to the late Merle Ford Watson and worked as the Polk County Clerk for two terms.  Lorene was active in ...

  • 16 September

    Lloyd Edwin Conduff

    Lloyd Edwin Conduff, age 79, of Joaquin, Texas, formerly of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Friday, August 13, 2013 in Little Rock. He was born August 4, 1934 in Wichita, Kansas to the late Jesse Conduff and the late Hattie McCourtney Conduff. He was married to the late Barbara Briggs Conduff. He was retired from the United States Air Force as a ...

  • 13 September

    Jean E. Webb

    Mrs. Jean E. Webb, age 85, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, September 12, 2013 in Mena. She was born May 31, 1928 in Beverly, Massachusetts to the late Austin B. Andrews and the late Mariel Berry Andrews. She was happily married for 65 years to Mr. Allen Webb. Jean was active in the Emblem Club and held the position of State ...

  • 13 September

    Dorothy Sidell

    Dorothy Sidell, age 88 of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Friday, September 13, 2013 at her home. She was born October 30, 1924 in Cope, Colorado to the late Judson Courtney Stratton and the late Ona Mae Wimmer Stratton. She was united in marriage to the late Glen William Sidell. Mrs. Sidell was a school teacher by profession and was a loving mother, ...

  • 10 September

    Clyde H. Morris

    Clyde H. Morris, age 83, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Tuesday, September 10, 2013 in Mena. He was born May 22, 1930 in Brazil, Indiana to the late Herchel E. Morris and the late Edith R. Hallmark-Richardson.  He was married for 61 years to his wife, Norma Jean Lilikes.  Clyde was in paint manufacturing, and also served his country in ...

  • 10 September

    John “Al” Anglin

    John “Al” Anglin, age 87, of Smithville, Oklahoma died Sunday, September 8, 2013 at his home. He was born on Saturday, January 9, 1926 to Vert William Anglin and Idis Lavinnia Ebert Anglin in Tacoma, Washington. Al served in the Merchant Marines during World War II and re-enlisted into the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Al worked 30 years ...

  • 10 September

    Sheila Louise Godwin

    Sheila Louise Godwin, age 38, of Wenatchee, Washington, formerly of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Monday, September 2, 2013 in Wenatchee. She was born July 12, 1975 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Jerry Blackwood and to Brenda Smith Blackwood.  She was a waitress for many years and was a loving daughter, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She is survived by ...